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GloPAD ID 1003417
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Digital Object Title Studio portrait of Edna May Oliver, Parthy Ann Hawks in Show Boat's 1932 Revival
Component Associated Performing Art Musical, American
Component Publicity photograph
Production 1932May19, Casino Theatre, Show Boat
Piece Show Boat
Component Activity Date Unknown
Component Represented People Oliver, Edna May (Actor)
Component Associated Location Museum of the City of New York
Component Associated Character Parthy Ann Hawks
Component Represented Language English
Date Object Created Unknown
Date Object Destroyed Unknown
Object Dimensions 8 x 10 x 0 in
Object Colors / Patterns Brown-toned photograph
Component Notes This photo is housed with materials from Show Boat, 1932 and represents Edna May Oliver, the actor who played Parthy Ann Hawks. However, the photo (according to the inscription) on the back was probably used as a publicity photo for a Oliver's guest spot with John Barrymore on the Andy Vallee radio program (Sept 4th, but no year listed).
Source Object
Format of Source Object Gelatin silver print
Repository of Source Object Museum of the City of New York
Repository Assigned ID 41.443.325
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Ordering Information Contact Museum of the City of New York, Rights and Reproductions Department, rights@mcny.org.